Case Western Reserve University has offered MD-PhD training since 1956 for students aspiring to careers combining academic medicine and biomedical research. This program was among the first to be awarded NIH funding and carry the designation Medical Scientist Training Program over 30 years ago. The CWRU MSTP provides an outstanding opportunity for students to obtain combined MD-PhD training and launch careers as physician-scientists. The CWRU CTSTP is a branch of the MSTP devoted to research training in clinical and translational research areas.

Featured Student


Charlie Wang

Department: Biomedical Engineering

Featured publication:

Montano MM, Desjardins CL, Doughman YQ, Hsieh YH, Hu Y, Bensinger HM, Wang C, Stelzer JE, Dick TE, Hoit BD, Chandler MP, Yu X, Watanabe M. Inducible re-expression of HEXIM1 causes physiological cardiac hypertrophy in the adult mouse. Cardiovasc Res. 2013 Jul 1;99(1):74-82. doi: 10.1093/cvr/cvt086. Epub 2013 Apr 11. PubMed PMID: 23585471; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3687752.


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